International Education Week (IEW), November 13th-November 17th, 2023

Sponsored by the US State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, campuses around the country will spend the week celebrating the value of international education and cultural exchange. Here at Wheaton, we are planning a busy week of events, including info sessions, student-run events in the evenings, and more. Throughout the week, many events across campus are organized to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.


Friday, November 10th

Diwali – South Asian Student Initiative

6-9:00pm | Emerson Dining

Monday, November 13th

If the World Was a Village Table – Marshall Center

12-1:30pm | Balfour-Hood Campus Center

Semester in the City Info Session – Semester in the City and the Center for Global Education

2-3:00pm | New Yellow Parlor, Balfour-Hood Campus Center

Tuesday, November 14th

Wheaton in Bhutan Info Session – Center for Global Education

5-6:00pm | 1960 Room, Balfour-Hood Campus Center

STEM Study Abroad Fika – Wheaton American Chemical Society
and the Center for Global Education

6-7:00pm | Conger Commons, Pine Hall

Wednesday, November 15th

Where in the World Will You Go? – Center for Global Education

12-1:00pm | Balfour-Hood Campus Center

Thursday, November 16th

Hindu Devotion, Philosophy and Musical Practice – Music Department

11:00am-12:20pm | Watson Fine Arts 222

First-Gen and International Students Mixer – Center for Social Justice and Community Impact

3-4:00pm | Chapel Basement

Travel Tips and Tea – Renaissance House and Center for Global Education

5-6:00pm | Conger Commons, Pine Hall

Friday, November 17th

Grads Go Global: International Opportunities After Graduation – Center for Global Education, Career Services, and the Scholar Development Advisory Committee

11:30am-12:30pm | Balfour Hood Atrium

Bhutan & Wheaton Exhibition Closing Reception – Center for Global Education and the Madeleine Clark Wallace Library

1-2:00pm | Wallace Library, Periodicals Level

Behind the Curtain: Identifying and Navigating Barriers of Study Abroad – Center for Global Education and SIT Study Abroad

2-3:00pm | New Yellow Parlor, Balfour-Hood Campus Center